The phenomenon of the world a new being
• The phenomenon of the world a new being
Strange creature I saw by the lake: half-meter snake body is black, but the head itself a couple of little feet. Being unusual noise, not croak, not that rumbled ...
Let's take a closer look at this wonderful zhivotinku.
It turned out to grass snake swallowing a frog legs forward, the front part of the frog is still sticking out of the jaws of the reptile and croaked hysterically.
It would seem that it is more convenient to swallow the victim headfirst like this snake:
But uzhu anyway, what grabbed from the beginning and meal
Very often I hear stories from alleged eyewitnesses of hypnotic abilities snakes reptile costs nothing to catch a frog that she creeps right into the mouth, unable to resist the hypnotic eyes of a snake.
However, this I have never seen, and give up, it's all nonsense. That's how much hunting frogs.
Snake crawls along the water's edge, peering into each hole, checking each Curtain vegetation in search of prey.
sitting motionless frogs too sees only through the sense of smell is only a fairly short distance, often snakes crawl by quietly sitting amphibians and attack them only if they budge. In most cases, too, and it misses the frog manages to escape into the water.
If gape frog, she will become a victim of the snake.
But the snake, too, can not linger, competitors are not asleep.
With the small frogs, snakes straightened quickly enough
And on a recent meal recalls only a thickening in the body of a snake.
Then prey snake became a tadpole.
On occasion, I do not refuse, and of fish.
Oh - just a terrible threat to frogs and other small animals. This snake is harmless to human, but its methods of protection she is still there.
What could be easier than to play dead?
I do makes it very convincingly: inverted belly up, open mouth, tongue and throws allocates terribly smelly liquid from the cloaca. This does not want to is not exactly what is, but also to take over.